WATR405-20S1 (C) Semester One 2020

Research and Communication Methods

15 points
17 Feb 2020 - 21 Jun 2020


This course will convey the type of research undertaken to solve water resource management problems, and how to communicate research results and information effectively in different forums and to different audiences. Topics include: literature search and analysis, research hypothesis development, proposal preparation, research programme design, ethical, cost and health and safety considerations, and effective techniques for oral and written communication.

This course is open to students of the Waterways PGDip or MWRM only.


Master of Water Resource Management or Postgraduate Diploma in Water Resource Management students only.

Timetable Note

The course alternates campuses from year to year, and runs Friday afternoons, 1 - 4. In 2020 the class will be held at Lincoln University.

Course Coordinator

Ed Challies


Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Internal assessment 100%

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,054.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

Limited Entry Course

Maximum enrolment is 30

For further information see Waterways Centre for Freshwater Management on the department and colleges page.

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